Civil Engineering - Building Materials - Discussion

14. 

The timber having maximum resistance against white ants, is obtained from

[A]. chir
[B]. shisham
[C]. sal
[D]. teak.

Answer: Option C

Explanation:

No answer description available for this question.

Sruthy Syam said: (Nov 7, 2015)  
Answer is wrong. Teak is the right answer. Because its smell of this tree is not favorable to white ants or termites. Another example for such a tree is sal.

Jatin said: (Nov 24, 2016)  
Yes, teak is the right answer.

Vaibhav Sardar said: (Dec 7, 2016)  
I think teak is right.

Jaswant said: (Jan 25, 2017)  
Teak is the correct answer.

Eshwar said: (Feb 19, 2017)  
Teak is the right answer.

Viru said: (Mar 11, 2017)  
How? Explain.

Saurav Dagur said: (Sep 9, 2017)  
Teak wood is right, So, the answer D is right.

Arunkumar said: (Oct 5, 2017)  
Shisham is correct.

Rajendra Meena said: (Dec 27, 2017)  
Teak is the right answer.

Brijesh said: (Jan 3, 2018)  
Teak is a right answer.

Garry said: (Jan 7, 2018)  
Yes, the correct answer is teakwood because it is very less or minutely affected by the white ants.

Prashant said: (Jan 18, 2018)  
Teak (saagaon) contains some resisting oils which advantages to keep resist from white ants and other harm.

Sandeep said: (Jan 25, 2018)  
Yes, teak is right.

Rahul Roy said: (Jan 30, 2018)  
Teak is correct. Because of that we make plywood with teak.

Er D Prasad said: (Feb 22, 2018)  
Teak is the right answer.

Ramesh said: (Apr 21, 2018)  
Teak is the right answer.

Pravren said: (Apr 22, 2018)  
Teak is right because it contains aromatic oil which provide resistant to white ant.

Md Nazim Alam said: (Aug 14, 2018)  
Teak is the right answer.

Viru Kapoor said: (Nov 1, 2018)  
The answer is Teak wood.

That's why it is used for furniture and plyboard.

Abbas Khan said: (Jan 6, 2019)  
Shisham is the right answer.

Sam said: (Jan 21, 2019)  
Shisham is the right answer.

Sandeep Salve said: (Jan 28, 2019)  
Shisam is the right answer.

Nbn said: (Feb 1, 2019)  
Shisham should be the correct.

Saugat Oli said: (Feb 27, 2019)  
Teak wood is the correct answer.

Inthica said: (Apr 10, 2019)  
Teak is the correct answer.

Farid Ansari said: (Apr 16, 2019)  
Shisham is the correct answer.

Ghulam Mustafa Khanzada said: (Apr 19, 2019)  
Shisham is the correct answer.

Ref: R.Aghor.

Dipu said: (May 11, 2019)  
Sishum is the correct answer.

Don said: (Jul 2, 2019)  
Sisham is the correct answer.

Ref: R.Agor.

Shubham said: (Aug 12, 2019)  
Teak is the correct answer.

Ebi said: (Aug 24, 2019)  
Teak is the correct answer.

Zora said: (Sep 2, 2019)  
Shisham is correct answer.

Ref: R. Agor.

Md.Rafiq said: (Sep 4, 2019)  
Shisam is the right answer. I too agree.

Sandeep said: (Sep 26, 2019)  
Teak is absolutely correct.

According to R.Agor.

Guru Fc said: (Jan 13, 2020)  
Sal is the correct answer.

Noman Arain said: (Jan 14, 2020)  
Shisham is the right answer.
Ref R. Agor.

Yuvraj said: (Mar 12, 2020)  
Teak is the correct answer.

Saqib Khattak said: (Apr 5, 2020)  
The right answer is teak.

Ref: R. Agor.

Ruchir said: (Apr 21, 2020)  
The highest resistance against white ants is having in TEAK.

Mangulal said: (May 26, 2020)  
Shisham is the correct answer.

Anirban Roy said: (Aug 4, 2020)  
Teakwood is resistant against weather damage, termites, beetles, fungus, and wood rot.

So, I think option D is correct.

Rc Budhathoki said: (Aug 5, 2020)  
Shisam is the correct answer.

Puski said: (Aug 22, 2020)  
Teak is the correct one.

Asif Wazir said: (Oct 5, 2020)  
Teak is durable against thermite but not for long period but sal is durable for termites.

A S Raijada said: (Nov 22, 2020)  
Teak is the correct answer.

Ref: Rangawala book.

Sunil said: (Nov 22, 2020)  
Teak is the right answer.

Rc Budhathoki said: (Nov 27, 2020)  
Shisam is the right answer.

Anish said: (Dec 13, 2020)  
Shisham is the right answer.

Susheel Rana said: (Feb 25, 2021)  
Sal is not attacked by a white ant.
Teak not easily attacked by a white ant.
So the answer is SAL.
Ref. BC. Punmia

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